Match 6 Lotto Jackpot-winning ticket worth $3.4 million sold in Berks County

One jackpot-winning Match 6 Lotto ticket worth $3.4 million from the Dec. 26 drawing was sold at Quick Mart Convenience Store, 850 Golden Drive, Blandon.

The ticket correctly matched all six winning numbers, 03-14-15-19-26-34, to win a jackpot of $3.4 million, less 25 percent federal withholding.

The retailer will receive a $10,000 bonus for selling the winning ticket.

The jackpot had been growing since one ticket matched all six winning numbers in the record-breaking Oct. 3 drawing– a jackpot worth more than $7.3 million.

Lottery officials cannot confirm the identity of the Dec. 26 jackpot winner until the prize is claimed and the ticket is validated. Match 6 winners have one year from the drawing date to claim prizes.

The Lottery encourages the holder of the winning ticket to sign the back of the ticket, call the Lottery at 717-702-8146 and file a claim at Lottery headquarters in Middletown, Dauphin County, or at any of Lottery's seven area offices.

Claims may be filed at Lottery headquarters Monday through Friday, from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., and from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at area offices.

More than 102,300 other Pennsylvania Lottery Match 6 players also won prizes in the Dec. 26 drawing.

In the 2012-13 fiscal year, in addition to awarding nearly $62.7 million in prizes to Berks County winners, the Pennsylvania Lottery contributed more than $30.1 million to programs serving the county's older residents.

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